Dylan GettyImages-541173370Hartley is the current England captain. He landed the role after the arrival of Eddie Jones to the England outfit. Known for his hot-headed nature, Hartley has matured under the national honour, leading England to a Grand Slam and a 3-0 whitewash of Australia down under this year.

 

Alun Wyn Jones

Martin Johnson always reckoned that us lot in the media made too much of the role of a captain – he said he had a team of leaders around him…

Park run: Jamison Gibson-Park sprints in for Leinster's bonus-point try.

The Saints Jamison Gibson-Park Leinster’s Kiwi scrum-half is a hero for his province after he conjured their bonus-point try out of nothing six minutes from the end of their Champions…

England squad

By Alex Shaw What a difference a year makes. After bowing ignominiously out of their own Rugby World Cup at the pool stage in 2015, England have embarked on a…

Dylan Hartley and Luke Cowan-Dickie

Who’s got the Paracetamol? As Eddie Jones today names his latest EPS, a logjam is developing in the very position that England’s coach once graced for Randwick and NSW –…